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Minnesota’s state policy is to provide safe environments and services for vulnerable adults and protective services for vulnerable adults who have been maltreated. The Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center (MAARC) provides a toll-free number, , the general public can call to report suspected maltreatment of vulnerable adults.

Has the right to assess and to provide or arrange the provision of adult protective services, if the vulnerable adult consents and accepts the services. May pursue administrative, legal, or other remedies authorized by law, which are necessary and appropriate to protect a vulnerable adult who cannot give consent, and to prevent further abuse or.

An Order for Protection can help keep a vulnerable adult safe. However, an order is only one part of protecting a vulnerable adult. If you have questions about other options, call: the statewide telephone number to report abuse or neglect: ENDHARM, ; or call the Washington State.

Adult protection services Emergency reports. Do not use email in emergency situations or to make a vulnerable adult report. For an immediate response—24 hours a day, seven days a week—call to reach the Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center.